The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 51 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 23 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.96% 2.14% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.27% 9.41% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 10
Median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +13.33%
.NET Framework
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
248 170 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.88% 22.73% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 101 106
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (74.29%) C#
4 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (65.71%) Visual Studio
6 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (51.43%) HTML
8 17 (48.57%) SQL
9 16 (45.71%) CSS
9 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
11 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
11 13 (37.14%) Entity Framework
12 12 (34.29%) Degree
12 12 (34.29%) WCF
13 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
13 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
13 11 (31.43%) MVC
13 11 (31.43%) jQuery
14 10 (28.57%) V-Model
14 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
14 10 (28.57%) UML
14 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
14 10 (28.57%) CRM
15 9 (25.71%) Marketing
15 9 (25.71%) Dynamics CRM
15 9 (25.71%) Web Services
15 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio Team System
16 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Heroku
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (65.71%) Visual Studio
2 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (17.14%) NUnit
4 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.57%) Selenium
6 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.86%) Moq
General
1 9 (25.71%) Marketing
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (31.43%) C# Developer
4 10 (28.57%) .NET Team Leader
4 10 (28.57%) Software Team Leader
4 10 (28.57%) Team Leader
5 9 (25.71%) CRM Developer
6 8 (22.86%) .NET Software Engineer
6 8 (22.86%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (22.86%) Lead Software Engineer
6 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
11 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) HTML
3 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (45.71%) CSS
4 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (37.14%) Entity Framework
6 12 (34.29%) WCF
7 11 (31.43%) jQuery
8 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (25.71%) Web Services
9 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (17.14%) REST
10 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
10 4 (11.43%) HTML5
10 4 (11.43%) LINQ
10 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 3 (8.57%) CSS3
11 3 (8.57%) Task Parallel Library
11 3 (8.57%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) MVC
2 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
3 10 (28.57%) CRM
3 10 (28.57%) UML
3 10 (28.57%) V-Model
3 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source Development
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) Re-Platforming
8 2 (5.71%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) C#
2 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) TypeScript
5 3 (8.57%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.86%) CODA
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Rackspace